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View from Arles Amphitheatre, France © Marjie Courtis

A Week In Provence: Part I

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A Week In Provence: Part I My week in Provence seemed to zip along as quickly as the Train Grand Vitesse (TGV) that took me from Paris’s Gare du Nord…

Fontaine de Vaucluse, France © Marjie Courtis

A Week In Provence: Part II

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A Week In Provence: Part II The first half of my week in Provence was wonderful and the new experiences, tastes and sights just kept on coming! Tuesday: Avignon A…

Viaduct from Peyre Village © Marjie Courtis

Millau, the Millau Viaduct & the Massif Central, France

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Le Viaduc de Millau (Millau Viaduct) is a man-made wonder spanning a wondrous valley in the Massif Central of France. The elegant multi-span cable-stayed bridge has linked the Causse Rouge…

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Cycling on the Canal du Midi, France

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One May, I found myself cycling along the Canal du Midi with two friends. One was a French friend I’d accidentally met in Melbourne, the other an Aussie friend whose…